Greenbuild 2016: COP21, LEED, v4 Materials, Health-focused Design, Red List Free, EPA Standards, EcoLabels

Posted on 11/22/2016 6:26:12 PM. By Paul Bertram

As of this blog, I am headed for Greenbuild 2016 in Los Angeles This should be an interesting conference with LEEDv4 becoming the current...

  

Automotive Adhesives and Sealants Build Brand Equity and Consumer Appeal

Posted on 11/7/2016 6:48:44 PM. By Marc Benevento

Much has been written about how adhesives and sealants help automakers improve the performance, safety, and fuel economy of cars and ligh...

  

Label Improvements Often Depend on Adhesive

Posted on 10/24/2016 4:56:22 PM. By Hallie Forcinio

The adhesive heavily influences the performance and sustainability of label structures. Chemical formulas and substrate/adhesive compatib...

  

Adhesives Functionalities Enabling Smart Food Packaging

Posted on 10/3/2016 4:05:57 PM. By Deb Bhattacharjee

In food packaging applications, a variety of substrates including aluminum foil and plastics are utilized, each contributing to unique pe...

  

New Approach to ASC Market Reports with a focus on the latest ASC North America Hot Melt Market Report

Posted on 9/8/2016 3:20:12 PM. By Steve Duren

The ASC 2015-2019 Hot Melt Adhesives in North America Market Report will be the seventh market report that ASC has published over the pas...

  

Revised Fuel Economy Standards Won’t Put the Brakes on Adhesive and Sealant Growth

Posted on 8/25/2016 8:13:30 PM. By Marc Benevento

Recent media reports suggest federal regulators may lower the fleet-wide average fuel economy requirement of 54.5 miles per gallon establ...

  

Energy Efficiency and Opportunities for Adhesives and Sealants

Posted on 8/9/2016 3:08:35 PM. By Paul Bertram

Much of the work that I have been engaged with in behalf of Kingspan has been focused on Energy Efficiency and Material transparency. The...

  

Adhesives Star in Award-Winning Packs

Posted on 7/20/2016 7:29:49 PM. By Hallie Forcinio

Adhesives play vital roles in packaging. Winners of 2016 DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation showcase the range of adhesive capabiliti...

  

Cure on Demand: Classic Formulation Challenges & New Developments

Posted on 7/5/2016 2:26:04 PM. By Deb Bhattacharjee

Wouldn't you like to have an adhesive or sealant system with a long shelf and work life at ambient temperature to complete uniform distri...

  

IACMI Road Mapping: Advanced Composite Future Offers Opportunities and Challenges for Adhesives

Posted on 6/16/2016 5:50:25 PM. By Marc Benevento

On May 10-11, I participated in the 2nd technical road mapping session for the Institute for Advanced Composite Manufacturing Innovation ...